How to Put Numbers in Order


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Which of these numbers is the greatest?

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1. Which of these numbers is the smallest?


Order these numbers in ascending order?

3, 8, 6, 1, 7

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Numbers can be put into different sequential orders, dependent on what is necessary for the situation. In this quiz and worksheet combination you will be presented with practice problems to ascertain your abilities to follow instructions to properly order given numbers.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This quiz will test you on:

  • How to sort numbers in ascending order
  • Numbers in descending order
  • Your ability to recognize which given number is smallest
  • Whether you can identify the greatest number in a list

Skills Practiced

Prepare to practice the following study skills:

  • Making connections - use understanding of numbers in descending order to choose the correct number grouping
  • Problem solving - use acquired knowledge to put numbers in ascending order
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to determine the smallest number in a given list

Additional Learning

Practice your number ordering skills by reviewing the accompanying lesson, How to Put Numbers in Order. This lesson will further detail these topics:

  • Definition and examples of numbers in everyday life
  • How to place numbers in ascending order
  • Descending order of number groups
  • Examples and practice problems for ascending and descending number organizations